Media group calls on Congress to protect journalists

A national coalition of media groups on Wednesday urged congressional leaders to pass the Journalist Protection Act. The legislation, S.751, introduced by U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, (D-Conn.) and U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, (D-N.J.), and H.R. 1684, introduced by U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell, (D-Calif.), would make it a federal crime to intentionally cause bodily injury or … Continue reading Media group calls on Congress to protect journalists